Jeff Goldblum Joins ‘Jurassic World’ Sequel (Exclusive)

Jeff Goldblum is returning to a land of dinosaurs.

The actor, who co-starred in 1993’s Jurassic Park and 1997’s The Lost World: Jurassic Park, will seem in Universal Pictures and Amblin Entertainment’s subsequent Jurassic World film.

J.A. Bayona (A Monster Calls) is directing a subsequent installment in a studio’s strike franchise. Jurassic World warranted $1.67 billion worldwide in 2015 and is a fourth-highest-grossing film in history.

Stars Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard are returning for a sequel, that also stars Justice Smith, James Cromwell and Toby Jones. Colin Trevorrow, who destined Jurassic World, wrote a book for a follow-up with Derek Connolly. The film is slated for recover on Jun 22, 2018.

Producers Frank Marshall and Pat Crowley once again join executive producers Steven Spielberg and Trevorrow in a subsequent section of a franchise. Belén Atienza is also producing. Universal vp prolongation Sara Scott is overseeing prolongation on interest of a studio.

Goldblum will reprise his purpose as Dr. Ian Malcolm, a windbag mathematician who came to a park as an word consultant — and somehow survived both a strange film and a sequel.

Goldblum will subsequent be seen in Disney and Marvel’s Thor: Ragnarok, set to strike theaters Nov. 3. His other new credits embody Independence Day: Resurgence and The Grand Budapest Hotel. He also is reuniting with executive Wes Anderson on a arriving film Isle of Dogs.

Goldblum is repped by ICM, Industry Entertainment and Hansen, Jacobson.

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